Examples of enlargement in a Sentence
Symptoms include enlargement of the lymph nodes.
The plans call for an enlargement of the company's offices.
Recent Examples of enlargement from the Web
The Latest on the political situation in the Balkans (all times local): 4:10 p.m. The European Commission is recommending that the EU launch membership talks with Albania and Macedonia, even as enthusiasm for enlargement of the 28-nation bloc wanes.
Four years ago, the head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, said there would be no more quick enlargement of the bloc, sending the process into somnolence.
Around 1590, the father-son team Hans and Zacharias Janssen invented a compound microscope, with lenses at two ends of a tube, producing a nine-power enlargement.
Why do today’s factories, rather than representing an enlargement of the human spirit seem to symbolize its diminishment?
But the biggest project under consideration is an enlargement of the Mobile Ship Channel, which allows large cargo vessels to voyage up shallow Mobile Bay to facilities on Mobile's waterfront.
In some patients, severe enlargement may obstruct the airway, and treatment with steroids is necessary.
That conflict prompted proponents of the dam enlargement to seek a workaround.
These small, grainy and sometimes blurry black-and-whites show the train and are a stark contrast to Fusco’s enlargements, in sharp color.
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First Known Use of enlargement
ENLARGEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enlargement for English Language Learners
: the act of making something larger or of becoming larger
: a larger copy of a photograph
ENLARGEMENT Defined for Kids
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